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A global network of young people taking action to improve our world. It is a youth-led action program that is currently making a difference in almost 100 countries. It builds on Dr. Jane’s legacy and vision of placing the power and responsibility for creating solutions to big challenges in the hands of the young people.
Jul 2018

Jane Screening in Melbourne

Roots & Shoots Victoria celebrated World Chimpanzee Day with a screening of the National Geographic documentary, Jane at Loop Project Space and Bar in Melbourne. The night started with Michelle Shepherd, Deputy Chair of the Jane Goodall Institute Australia (JGIA) addressing the crowd on the work done by JGIA and Roots & Shoots. The captivating Oscar

Jul 2018

Queensland Climbs for Chimps

Exactly 60 years after Dr Jane Goodall commenced her thrilling research into wild chimpanzees at Gombe Stream National Park, the very first World Chimpanzee Day was commemorated on the 14th of July, 2018. Not only does this date remind us of Dr Goodall’s passionate dedication to the care and conservation of our closest cousin in

Aug 2018


John Curtin College of the Arts (JCCA) Roots and Shoots members took part in a native seedling planting day at Yangebup and Little Rush Lake in Cockburn, Western Australia. The Roots & Shoots members planted over 700 seedlings from a variety of native plants endemic to the south coastal area. Students also spent time with